The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.63% 3.71% 4.80%
As % of the System Software category 16.00% 44.16% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 19
Median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
100 77 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.45% 8.41% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 37 40
Median daily rate £450 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 14
Median hourly rate £11.75 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.25 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.40 £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (93.10%) Windows
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) ITIL
5 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 15 (51.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (48.28%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
7 12 (41.38%) Capacity Management
7 12 (41.38%) MS Office
8 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
8 11 (37.93%) vCloud
8 11 (37.93%) ITIL V2
8 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
8 11 (37.93%) CentOS
8 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (37.93%) SCCM
9 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (31.03%) Virtual Environments
11 8 (27.59%) vRealize
11 8 (27.59%) Docker
11 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
11 8 (27.59%) Puppet
11 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (24.14%) IaaS
12 7 (24.14%) SCOM
12 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
13 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
13 6 (20.69%) MS Excel

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.34%) NAS
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) VMWare Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Wintel Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) NetApp Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) PKI
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) CentOS
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.34%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.45%) Unix
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Capacity Management
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL V2
4 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (31.03%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.45%) DevOps
9 1 (3.45%) DNA
9 1 (3.45%) ERP
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) MCSE
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.34%) VCP5
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (3.45%) CCA
8 1 (3.45%) CCAA
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (37.93%) vCloud
3 8 (27.59%) Docker
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) NFS
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.34%) vSphere
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.45%) XenApp
7 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 8 (27.59%) Puppet
2 8 (27.59%) vRealize
3 7 (24.14%) SCOM
4 3 (10.34%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (10.34%) vMotion
5 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
5 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Veeam
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) Intel
7 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) SAP